Yissell Sanchez, O.D. is a licensed optometrist and obtained her Doctor of Optometry degree and a Bachelor of Science in the field of Visual Science from Nova Southeastern University College of Optometry. She continued her optometric training by completing an Ocular Disease residency at the world famous Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, which consistently ranks as the number one ophthalmology hospital in the country. Dr. Sanchez cares for most all eye conditions and is highly proficient in the detection and management of ocular disease including diabetes, glaucoma, macular degeneration, dry eyes, and tearing disorders. She also has an affinity for the fitting of soft contact lenses, gas permeable, and Synergize lenses. Additionally, she specializes in the fitting of lenses that address both near and far vision simultaneously (Bifocals and Multifocal lenses), as well as lenses for the correction of high astigmatism and Keratoconus. Dr. Sanchez speaks English and Spanish fluently.